Disney's 'Big Hero 6' tops the U.S box office

  • Disney's new animation Big Hero 6 has topped the U.S box office this weekend despite strong competition from the heavily promoted Interstellar. 
  • Big Hero 6 made $56.2m over the weekend, Disney Animation's second highest grossing weekend debut after 2013 release Frozen. 
  • Christopher Nolan's Interstellar made $52.15m, has to settle for second place. 
  • In addition to its U.S showing, Interstellar has made $132.25m worldwide to date; Big Hero 6 will be released worldwide in the coming weeks.